Fernie offers some of the best snowboarding in North America, and every year riders flock here to experience the famous powder and incredible terrain – featuring five open alpine bowls, beautiful naturual halfpipes, and challenging steeps. Fernie offers something for all levels of rider, whether you are a seasoned expert or just learning the ropes.
Board Stiff One of Fernie’s coolest shops. A well rounded store carrying skateboards, wakeboards, bikes, snowboards, skis, backcountry gear and all the other clothing and accessories that go along with these activities. A stop at this shop is an absolute must when visiting Fernie; they carry the best rentals in town and beyond. 542-2nd Ave, 423-3473
Edge of The World carries Burton, Ride, Vans, Lib Tech, Gnu, Supernatural & Forum boards and gear, and clothing from Air Blaster, Neff, Nikita, Coal, Altamount, Holden, Emerica, and Matix. They also carry all your favorite accessories from Dakine, Protec, and Red as well as goggles by Von Zipper, Anon, Dragon, and Electric. Live hard – Die Fast – Leave Clean Underwear
Nonstop Ski & Snowboard Offering ski and snowboard improvement and instructor camps ranging from 2 to 11 weeks, Nonstop has courses to suit all goals; from starting a career in the industry, to progressing into the backcountry. Packages include coaching, meals, accommodation, lift passes, and more.
Powder Canada Powder Canada is your powder resource website, find everything you need to know about powder right here. Listings include backcountry lodges, cat and heli operations and chairlift resorts with powder.
(PHOTO: Mark Ballard snowboarding, Fernie Alpine Resort, Fernie BC, Canada. Photo by Henry Georgi.)